Multiple roles – General Manager (SES Band 2), CIO Group, Services Australia

Multiple roles – General Manager (SES Band 2), CIO Group, Services Australia

Watermark Search International is very excited to be supporting Services Australia (formerly the Department of Human Services) with the recruitment of multiple General Manager roles in their ICT leadership team.  Services Australia has a significant whole of government delivery remit, managing high transaction volume payment systems, including all Centrelink and Medicare payments, as well as services such as MyGov.

Reporting to the CIO, Michael McNamara, the roles will be involved in developing and delivering a modern suite of IT applications and infrastructure that position the Department to continue its digital transformation journey.

These are extremely exciting opportunities to gain leadership roles in one of the most significant IT organisations in Australia as it embarks on a major digital transformation of its products and services. To give you a sense of scale, Services Australia’s CIO group has annual budgets of over $1 billion and 4500 staff and is responsible for $174 billion in payments per year that touch nearly every Australian household.

We are looking for interest from highly experienced ICT leaders from any industry, with exposure to large scale, complex businesses, where you have supported multiple organisations.  We have multiple positions and are interested to hear from executives with experience in infrastructure, architecture, service delivery, development of digital products and services.

If you are an ICT executive who is looking to have a significant impact on the economic, health and social wellbeing of Australia and be involved in a major digital transformation of services and products, please get in touch. 

The roles are located in Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane. Consideration may be given to high-quality candidates who reside in other locations.

View the Candidate Pack here.

For more details, please do reach out toDaniel Nicholls, Partner, Watermark Search International for a confidential discussion. 02 9233 1200


by Daniel Nicholls